Switch VFX & Animation Scholarship added March 2023
Do you have a passion for animation? Need a little help paying your tuition to an Ontario college to follow your dream of working in a studio?
attending one of the 5 selected schools:
Algonquin College – The Switch VFX & Animation Award Awarded to a student in the Animation Program enrolled in the Faculty of Media and Design who is a team player, hard worker and demonstrates initiative.
Centennial College – The Switch Animation Scholarship Awarded to a student in their final year of the 3D Animation program who shows academic excellence and is nominated by the instructor. (Student must possess a minimum of a 3.0 GPA in order to qualify.)
Seneca College – Switch Scholarship Awarded to a third-year student in the 2D Animation stream or the Digital Animation stream of the Animation program. The recipient is a team player who is hardworking and shows initiative. The recipient performs well in animation specific courses or projects.
St. Clair College – Switch VFX & Animation Scholarship Recipient must be enrolled full time in Animation – 2D/3D Program, must be in the second year of the program, must have a GPA Average of at least 2.0, must be a team player who is hardworking and shows initiative, and shows potential in the well-roundedness of their overall talent.
Sheridan College – Switch VFX & Animation Award Presented to a student in the Visual Effects program who shows the most potential in the well-roundedness of their overall talent. The student will excel in visual effect
a passion for animation,
a well-rounded overall talent,
demonstrates initiative with a collaborative attitude
Presented to a student in the Visual Effects program who shows the most potential in the well-roundedness of their overall talent. The student will excel in visual effect
Value: $1,000 per annum financial endowments, as well as access to three 2-hour workshops with the industry recognized Animation Lounge, taught by veteran production executive Sonya Carey.